The primary section of Prince of Wales’ college was established as a separate school named continues Kumara Swabhasha Vidayalaya in 1876 but now it the primary section of Prince of Wales’ College.
Present Section head is Mrs. Damayanthi De Silva. They are altogether 36 teachers in the primary section including sectional head of the primary section 27 class teachers, 4 English teachers and 5 teachers who are paid buy the school development society.
They are 5 grade heads in the primary section.
- Grade 01 - Mrs. Amitha Katuwawala.
- Grade 02 - Mrs. Proboda Rodrigo.
- Grade 03 – Mrs. Sugandika Perera.
- Grade 04 – Mr. Chamith Jayanuwan.
- Grade 05 – Mrs. Imali De Silva.
primary Principal - Mrs. Damayanthi De Silva
1210 students are studying in 30 classes from grade 1 to grade 5 in the primary section. Among them 60 are primary prefects.